Book Review: Lost Breweries of Toronto


I count at least six breweries in Toronto that are either newly open, in some stage of construction, or waiting on one of the many government licensing steps. In such an age, it’s easy to forget that breweries also sometimes close – it’s not always sunshine and lollipops for those who raise enough capital to… 

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Buyer’s Guide to ‘Straight’ American Whisky

American whisky

Last week I was at an event hosted by Jim Beam’s Canadian Brand Ambassador, Matt Jones. Matt is a big bourbon fan. As part of the tasting he mentioned that American straight bourbon is the only whisky in the world that guarantees there’s no additives (beyond water) added to the final product. This had me… 

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